Company Also Wins in Five Other Categories in Annual “Awards for Excellence”
As part of its Awards for Excellence 2013, Euromoney magazine has named Bank of America Merrill Lynch Best Global Small and Medium Size Enterprises (SME) Finance House. This year marks the first time the publication has introduced the SME award category. The awards are determined by Euromoney’s editorial staff.
In addition to Best SME Finance House, Bank of America Merrill Lynch received the following five awards from Euromoney:
- Best Cash Management House in North America (third consecutive year).
- Best Debt House in North America.
- Best Equity House in the United Kingdom.
- Best Investment Bank in Colombia.
- Best Equity House in Korea.
“We are honored to receive these awards and appreciate this recognition of our hard work and dedication to meeting the financing needs of small and medium-sized enterprises,” said Alastair Borthwick, head of Global Commercial Banking at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. “As more and more of these companies explore overseas markets for greater growth, BofA Merrill is well-equipped to support their expansion goals with credit, treasury, FX and global investment banking advice and services.”
For SME clients with revenues of $50 million to $2 billion, BofA Merrill provides comprehensive lending and global transaction services, including liquidity management, payments and receipts, trade and supply chain finance, foreign exchange, commercial card services and custody/agency services.
The awards were presented July 11 at a ceremony in London.